Eczrid

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Eczrid

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Prescription Required

Tacrolimus साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Eczrid Information

Eczrid is a prescription medicine that is available as a Ointment, Lotion. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Liver transplant, Kidney transplant, Heart Transplant. Eczrid also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

The optimal dosage of Eczrid is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Eczrid can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. These side effects of Eczrid are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

In addition, Eczrid's effect is Moderate during pregnancy and Moderate for lactating mothers. It is important to know if Eczrid has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Eczrid related warnings section.

Eczrid is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Infections, Diabetes Type 2 as it can result in adverse effects. Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Eczrid contraindications section.

Drug reaction of Eczrid with other medicines has been reported. Refer to the list below for further details.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Eczrid is considered safe while driving, and is addictive.

  1. Eczrid Benefits & Uses
  2. Eczrid Dosage & How to Take
  3. Eczrid Side Effects
  4. Eczrid Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Eczrid with Other Drugs
  6. Eczrid Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Eczrid
  8. Eczrid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Eczrid Benefits & Uses

Eczrid is used to treat the following -

  1. Atopic Dermatitis
  2. Liver transplant Primary
  3. Kidney transplant Primary
  4. Heart Transplant Primary

Eczrid Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Eczrid

Tacrolimus

Eczrid Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Eczrid is used -

  1. Headache Mild
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Insomnia Mild
  4. Diarrhoea
  5. Renal Impairment
  6. Tremor
  7. Hailfall
  8. Fatigue Mild
  9. Depression Moderate
  10. Diabetes Moderate
  11. Itching or burning
  12. Skin redness
  13. Skin irritation
  14. Skin Infection
  15. Hallucinations

Eczrid Related Warnings

Is the use of Eczrid safe for pregnant women?

Eczrid may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Eczrid again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Eczrid safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Eczrid. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you consult your doctor.

Moderate

What is the effect of Eczrid on the Kidneys?

Kidney can be affected by Eczrid. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Eczrid on the Liver?

You may experience side effects on your liver after taking Eczrid. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

What is the effect of Eczrid on the Heart?

Eczrid can cause side effects that could harm the heart. So medical advice before taking it is necessary.

Severe

Severe Interaction of Eczrid with Other Drugs

Eczrid should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Eczrid Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Eczrid unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Infections
  2. High Blood Pressure
  3. Hyperkalemia
  4. Diabetes Type 2
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Hyperthermia

Frequently asked Questions about Eczrid

Is this Eczrid habit forming or addictive?

Eczrid does not cause addiction.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Eczrid will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, Eczrid is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Eczrid for mental disorders.

No

Eczrid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Eczrid

Information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Eczrid, due to a lack of research on this.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Eczrid

Consumption of alcohol and Eczrid together may have severe effects on your health.

Severe

Eczrid FAQs

Question over 1 year ago

Can I take Eczrid without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Saurabh Shakya MBBS , General Physician

No, Eczrid is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting a doctor. It can be harmful to the patient to take for this medicine without a doctor's recommendation because it can cause very unpleasant side effects. Hence, the patient should seek doctors advice before using this medication by himself or herself.

Question over 1 year ago

Can Eczrid cause swelling?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS , Internal Medicine

Yes, Eczrid may cause swelling of the arms, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs. It is one of the serious side effects of this drug. If you are experiencing the same after taking this drug, you are advised to consult about it with your doctor immediately.

Question over 1 year ago

Can Eczrid cause diarrhea?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Eczrid may cause diarrhea. It has been reported by the patients who are taking this drug. If you are experiencing the same after taking this drug, you are advised to consult about it with your doctor.

Question almost 2 years ago

Can I discontinue Eczrid on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS , Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Yes, you can discontinue the Eczrid once you get the relief from burns. You are recommended to consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

Question about 2 years ago

How does Eczrid work?

Dr. Vinod Verma MBBS , Diabetology

Eczrid work by reducing the activity of the immune system so it cannot attack the transplanted organ. Hence in this way, it prevents the rejection of organ transplants.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Prograf® (tacrolimus)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 881
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1165-1167
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